Swan

Swan

The Life and Dance of Anna Pavlova

Book - 2014
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"Spare, poetic words sit as lightly as snowflakes."--Wall Street Journal
"An enchanting glimpse of a dancer whose name has come to be synonymous with her most famous role."--School Library Journal, starred review

One night, young Anna's mother takes her to the ballet, and everything is changed. So begins the journey of a girl who will one day grow up to be the most famous prima ballerina of all time, inspiring legions of dancers after her: the brave, the generous, the transcendently gifted Anna Pavlova. Swan: The Life and Dance of Anna Pavlova is a heartbreakingly beautiful picture book biography perfect for aspiring ballerinas of all ages.
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [2014]
ISBN: 9781452118901
1452118906
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Call Number: E SNYDER, L

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GabiND
Jan 05, 2016

A memorable and touching account in picture book format of Anna Pavlova's life

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mzch
Jan 04, 2016

Beautiful illustrations! Lovely story about Anna Pavlova's life.

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